MBlock: Creating Smart Objects Through Code

Ages: 8-12 years old Date: Saturday Nov. 21st and Saturday Nov. 28th, 2020 Description: Maybe you own a smart speaker such as Google Home or Alexa at home. How does it work? In this workshop, you will use mBlock, a block-based language (derived from Scratch), with many extensions to create smart objects that will improve your life at home. This field of computer science is called “the Internet of Things” or IoT. You will use cognitive services, climate data, video sensing, text to speech, and translation services to design fun and interactive inventions.

Vancouver, BC, Edmonton, AB, Ottawa, ON, Hamilton, ON, Brampton, ON, Montreal, QC, Halifax, NS, Windsor, ON, Calgary, ABDecember 5, 2020 Vancouver, BC, Edmonton, AB, Ottawa, ON, Hamilton, ON, Brampton, ON, Montreal, QC, Halifax, NS, Windsor, ON, Calgary, ABNovember 21, 2020

Current dates for this workshop

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Vancouver, BC

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Edmonton, AB

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Ottawa, ON

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Hamilton, ON

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Brampton, ON

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Montreal, QC

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Halifax, NS

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Windsor, ON

Start date: Sat Nov 21

Calgary, AB

Start date: Sat Jun 13

Calgary, AB